Job title: Commercial Counsel - In-House Role
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Hong Kong
  • LEGAL: In-house (Commerce)
  • Lawyer (Solicitor/Attorney)
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 25-01-2018
Job ID: 33199
Contact name: Annie Tang
Phone number: +852 2810 9077
Contact email:

Job Description

Due to expansion, this leading corporation in the resources industry is looking for a commercial lawyer.  Reporting to the head of legal, you will provide support on APAC matters including:

-Drafting and reviewing commercial contracts and related documents (in English and Chinese) including services contracts and other operational contracts

-Advising on the interpretation of commercial contracts in potentially contentious matters

-Researching on legal risks and ensuring adequate

-Ensuring protection of the corporation's business initiatives and strategies

-Providing support on tax and compliance matters

-Managing the advice sought from external Counsel

To qualify, you should be:

-Hong Kong qualified with 5+ PQE 

-Commercial or commercial litigation (handling complex disputes) experience gained with leading law firm and/or multinational corporation is preferred

-Fluency in English and Chinese (both Cantonese and Mandarin) as well as the ability draft in English and Chinese is necessary